Sicily Wants To Lure Tourists By Helping Pay For Flights And Hotels Post-Lockdown

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Sicily’s original scheme, baptized "Empty for Full," would launch once Italy reopens its borders. Vouchers for discounted flights, hotels and free museum tickets will be made available via the isla...

Sicily trip report (January 2020) (Siracusa, Agrigento, Palermo)

by synecdochehk 1 year ago

Thanks to the many helpful posters here, I had a fantastic food trip in Sicily in early January 2020. Whilst I did not take detailed notes in most places, below are some of my general impressions o...

Quick Palermo report

by Willem 1 year ago

so... Zia Pina, an old favorite, is already closed for rebuild for more than 1 year, and from what I see happening it does not look promising (heading to become a tourist trap). That New York times...

Sources of information about Sicily restaurants

by LauraVG 2 years ago

Hi! We will visit Sicily at the end of June. I have read a couple of wonderful posts about Sicily in Chowhound but would like to also have other sources to choose from. For some reason, I feel th...

Western Sicily ideas?

jen kalb
by jen kalb 3 years ago

Im on the cusp of booking (or not booking!) a short trip to western Sicily and have seen a few reports here but info is sort of scanty - wondering about any great places between say Trapani and Agr...

Casual Dinner in Mondello (Palermo)

by TaniaGio 4 years ago

Hi, Im traveling to Palermo in late June and will be staying in Mondello our first night. Looking for a casual spot for great food after a really long trip. Bye Bye Blues looks amazing, but we need...

Sicily 2016

by DomaineLulu 5 years ago

Sicily in 10 Days I’ve been a lurker on Chowhound for some time so here goes my first post, based on 10 nights in Sicily in late May/early June 2016. Note: please forgive the misspellings, which...

A slow, counter-clockwise exploration

by catfur 5 years ago

Our trip is something of a last minute decision (actually decided to go last month but for me, that's last minute when it comes to deciding where to eat) but the Itinerary is set somewhat based on ...

Sicily- Why can't we find opinionated, trustworthy food bloggers

by Reneekelah 5 years ago

There are fantastic food bloggers writing about Rome- Katie Parla (http://katieparla.com), Elizabeth Minchilli (www.ElizabethMinchilliInRome.com), we're looking at you! These women do not hesitate ...

Ideas for those staying overnight in Palermo, Sicily

by Kurtis 5 years ago

Here's some ideas if you are making Palermo as a starting/jumping point in your tour of Sicily. We landed here around 5pm on a weekend early this month, and had an evening and a morning to explore...

Palermo Restaurant Report, also Street Food

by jnwall 5 years ago

We spent a few days in Palermo recently, and ate extremely well in several restaurants mostly near our hotel on the via Roma. We stayed in the Grand Albergo delle Palmes, a transformed 19th cen...

Restaurant Suggestions for Palermo and neighboring towns

by jnwall 5 years ago

We are on the way to Sicily for a few days, based in Palermo. Eager for suggestions from Chowhounders for restaurants, markets, wine tasting venues, and other culinary possibilities. We travel for ...

Restaurant recommendations in Palermo, Taormina and Siracusa Sicily

by foodiefromlondon 6 years ago

I am going to be spending a few days in Sicily at the end of November and would love to hear any recommendations for great Sicilian food. We have a reservation at Duomo in Ragusa for our last nigh...

Sicily (Jun 14 - 21)

by weezy1074 9 years ago

We are looking for non tourist suggestions for our week in Sicily. We will be in Palermo for 3 nights (14, 19, 20) and most likely in the Trapani province for the remainder of our visit. (just...

Restaurant recommendation in Palermo, Sicily

by vsackett 6 years ago

Will be traveling to Sicily in September and looking for restaurant recommendations in Palermo, Ragusa and Catania.

Where to eat in Palermo and Pisa?

by Jessie B 6 years ago

We will be attending conferences in Palermo and Pisa. Do you have any suggestions about good places/restaurants to eat any? Thanks!

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